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Old 01-02-2013, 11:59 PM   #631
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Default Re: Tom Hardy as Bane XXX

Originally Posted by Uroboric Forms View Post
I saw the 'for the sake of your children' line as 'if the bomb doesn't detonate, I will kill your children' which is an idle threat instead of caring for a child.
I don't think that's the intention of what he says. The film definitely hints at Bane having a soft spot for the innocent, and while he would indeed be killing a ton of children, in his mind, he's saving future children from the decadence of modern western culture. Hence "For the sake of your children, indeed I hope it does." Interesting that it could also be taken as a threat, though, never thought of it that way.

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